SCOTUS rules on DOMA and Prop 8

This morning the Supreme Court of the United States ruled (5-4) that the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) ¬†is unconstitutional and violates the 5th Amendment. ¬†Additionally, the Supreme Court dismissed California’s controversial Proposition 8, citing proponents lacked standing – ultimately returning freedom to marry to the state of California. This is a watershed moment and…